80H Modification to application of this Part if section 80G applies

If section 80G applies,—

(a)

section 75(1) applies as if the words “In every year in which Parliament is due to expire” were replaced with “At the earliest available opportunity”; and

(b)

section 76(3) applies as if paragraph (d) were replaced with the words “a statement that the party was registered on the Register of Political Parties at the time of the dissolution or expiry of Parliament (as the case may be); and”; and

(c)

the Electoral Commission may set, for the consultation required under section 77, any time that is reasonable in the circumstances.

Compare: 1989 No 25 s 76D

Section 80H: inserted, on 21 March 2017, by section 4 of the Broadcasting (Election Programmes and Election Advertising) Amendment Act 2017 (2017 No 8).